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Aims and Scope

The Journal of Society for e-Business Studies is an official journal of the Korean Society for e-Business Studies since 1996. It is a refereed journal dedicated to disseminating the research and practice of electronic business. It aims to offer an integrated and inter-disciplinary view of the diverse fields in electronic business. The journal accepts articles, tutorials, or state-of-the-art papers that provide a novel contribution to the field, including but not limited to the followings: 
- experimental or theoretical research on e-business models and policy; 
- design or application on organizational and industrial transformation with e-business; 
- computer and information technology for e-business infrastructure. 


Manuscripts should be submitted online via the homepage of the Society at http://www.calsec.or.kr. Other correspondence can be addressed to Society for e-Business Studies, 4F Sungbo Yeoksam Building, 833-2, Yeoksam 1-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 135-833, Korea. Tel: +82-2-556-2257 Fax: +82-2-556-2115 E-mail: sec@calsec.or.kr. 

The main text can be written in Korean or English, while the bibliographies, figures, and tables must be written in English only. The style and format of the manuscript needs to follow the journal submission guideline (투고 규정). The guideline is available at the homepage. 

All manuscripts are double-blind peer-reviewed by at least 3 anonymous reviewers selected by the editor. Once the manuscript is accepted for publication, authors should go through the Authors’ Check List, and provide the final manuscript along with the Copyright Transfer. 


References should be written in English only and shown in alphabetical order on authors' names in the following format.

A. For journals: authors(s), “article title,” journal name, volume number, issue number, page range, publication year. For example, 
[1] Dosdale, T., “Security in EDIFACT System,” Computer Communications, Vol. 17, No. 7, pp. 215-236, 1994.

B. For books: author(s), book name, page range, publisher, place of publication, publication year. For example, 
[2] Garfinkel, S., PGP: Pretty Good Privacy, pp. 534-650, O’ Reilly & Associates, Inc., Sebastopol, California, 1995.

Publication Ethics

The authorship should include those who have made substantial contributions to a study such as formulating the problem or hypothesis, structuring the study, designing and conducting the empirical analysis, interpreting the results. For the policies on the research and publication ethics, the journal conforms to the international standards for editor and author at http://publicationethics.org/international-standards-editors-and-authors. 

Publication Charges

There is no submission fee except fast-track review. Fast-track review costs \120,000 KRW. 
Publication charge for accepted paper is \200,000 up to 10 pages. \20,000 page charge will be added for each page in excess of 10 pages. \300,000 will be additionally charged for authors who want to print their accepted paper on the earliest issue.

□ Read detailed ‘Instructions for Authors’ and the journal submission guideline (투고 규정). 
□ Verify that your manuscript has not been published by nor is under review at another journal or as a book or book chapter. 
□ Prepare electronic version of manuscript in Word or Hanword(Hangul) for PC. 
□ Include an abstract. 
□ Include keywords. 
□ Ensure that references are complete, match text, and follow the journal format. 
□ Check all electronic documents for viruses. 
□ Use proper heading styles 
□ Indent the first sentence of every paragraph. 
□ No extra space between paragraphs within a section. 
□ Mathematical expressions and equations are in an editable format. 
□ List all references cited in text in Literature Cited. 
□ References are in alphabetical order. 
□ Use correct formatting in citing references. (See Instructions for Contributors) 
□ Indicate placement of tables or figures in text. 
□ Place table captions immediately above table. 
□ Tables are in editable table format, such as Word table or Excel. 
□ All the bibliographies, figures, and tables must be written in English. 

[Accepted Papers] 
□ Prepare electronic version of manuscript in Word or Hanword(Hangul) for PC. 
□ Prepare electronic version of author biographies and digital photos. 
□ Prepare the original figures files that are used in the paper. 
□ Check that the manuscript contains all author names, affiliation, full address, and e-mail. 
□ Corresponding or primary author must sign a Copyright Transfer before paper can be published.

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